Start Date

October 2007


Completion Date

June, 2012



Powai, Mumbai





The inventorisation project aimed at preparing a spatial environmental database of Greater Mumbai by identifying environmental features and recording their present condition.

The objectives of the project were to:

  • To prepare a database of the open spaces, water bodies, water courses, coastline features and large urban green areas in Greater Mumbai
  • To prepare an action plan for improvement of some of the features in Greater Mumbai.

The structure of Project was designed as follows:

The entire project of identifying and making an inventory of the environmental features was divided into 5 tasks based on the above classification as follows:

1 Inventory of Water Courses of Rivers and Natural Drains HCP DPM, Ahmedabad
2 Inventory of Open Spaces and Water Bodies in Island City Adarkar Associates, Mumbai
3 Inventory of Open Spaces & Water Bodies in Western Suburbs Adarkar Associates, Mumbai
4 Inventory of Open Spaces & Water Bodies in Eastern Suburbs Adarkar Associates, Mumbai
5 Inventory of Large Urban Greens and Coastline Features HCP DPM HCP DPM, Ahmedabad

Executive Summary of the project has been provided below. For further details on the project please contact the Society's office.

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MMR - Environment Improvement Society (MMR-EIS) , 6th floor, Planning Division, MMRDA new building, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (East)
Contact: 022-26595978 / 26595979